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  1. Filipinos in Carson and the South Bay (Images of America)
    Filipinos in Carson and the South Bay (Images of America)
    Filipinos in Carson and the South Bay (Images of America)
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  2. Filipinos in Carson and the South Bay (Images of America)

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One of Carson’s most distinct features is its diversity. The city is roughly one-quarter each Hispanic, African American, white, and Asian/ Pacific Islander. This last group’s vast majority are Filipinos who settled as early as the 1920s as farmworkers, U.S. military recruits, entrepreneurs, medical professionals, and other laborers, filling the economic needs of the Los Angeles region. This vibrant community hosts fiestas like the Festival of Philippine Arts and Culture and has produced local community heroes, including “Uncle Roy” Morales and “Auntie Helen” Summers Brown. Filipino students of the 1970s organized to gain college admissions, establish ethnic studies, and foster civic leadership, while Filipino businesses have flourished in Carson, San Pedro, Wilmington, Long Beach, and the surrounding communities. Carson is recognized nationally as a Filipino American destination for families and businesses, very much connected to the island homeland.

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Specifications

Country
USA
Binding
Paperback
Brand
Brand: Arcadia Publishing
EAN
9780738570365
Feature
Used Book in Good Condition
ISBN
0738570362
Label
Arcadia Publishing
Manufacturer
Arcadia Publishing
MPN
Illustrated
NumberOfItems
1
NumberOfPages
128
PartNumber
Illustrated
PublicationDate
2009-07-29
Publisher
Arcadia Publishing
ReleaseDate
2009-08-03
Studio
Arcadia Publishing
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